|Leopards Helping Tigers!|
CONSERVATION CANINES...A comprehensive non-invasive sampling method using detection dogs to simultaneously acquire scat samples from multiple species and guilds. When Big Cat Rescue were asked to participate in a program to help save tigers we jumped at the chance! The Center for Conservation Biology at the University of Washington developed the scat detection dog program in 1997 and they needed scat samples from our asian leopards in order to train their Conservation Canines before heading out ...
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|Green Team Environmental Issues Outdoor Education - Alan Andrew Taylor|
http://www.greenteam.org.uk/ The Green Team is a wild life conservation group based in the City of Edinburgh consisting entirely of volunteers who give up their time as a volunteer for the environmental protection of wild life and conserving our wild places in and around the Lothians which includes the areas around Edinburgh, Midlothian and East Lothian. The groups main body of voluntary work is by young people, aged 14-25 who come along as a volunteer on various day and weekend environmental pr...
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|Delta Employees Volunteer for Habitat for Humanity; Bell Canada Receives Perfect Score for Governanc|
1,800 Delta employees from across the country with partner with Habitat for Humanity to build affordable houses in five of the airline’s hub cities. From now until October 26th, Delta volunteers will help build housing in Atlanta, Los Angeles, Minneapolis/St. Paul, New York City, and Salt Lake City. Delta has partnered with Habitat since 2000 with its Force for Global Good program to make a difference in the communities where the company’s employees live and work...
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|CHEETAHS - Running Out of Time!|
Cheetahs are the fastest land mammal! Capable of reaching speeds in excess of 70mph they are an amazing animal, unfortunately their numbers in the wild have dropped drastically in the past 100 years. Namibia is one of the last refuges of the remaining world Cheetah population. A quarter of all the remaining cats are found in Nambia. It is estimated their numbers globally have declined by over 90% in the last 100 years...
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|Brookfield Zoo's Unique Roof Construction|
The Chicago Zoological Society has always done a wonderful job at fulfilling its mission statement – “to inspire conservation leadership by connecting people with wildlife and nature” – since the doors of the Brookfield Zoo were opened in 1934. It has built an international reputation for its cutting-edge role in animal care and conservation of the natural world. Many of us have been to the Brookfield Zoo countless times to view the incredible animals from antelopes to zebras, and have b...
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|Small Change Can Change the World|
At the Garcia River Forest, “small change” from customers who participate in the UPS carbon neutral shipping program—only a few cents per package on average—helps the nonprofit Conservation Fund conserve and then restore the most sensitive areas of the forest, including rivers like Garcia that snake through redwood trees large enough to drive through. Our Garcia River Forest is one of the first projects to benefit from the UPS carbon neutral program...
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|Save Tigers & Bobcats!|
!!!HELP SAVE THE TIGER & BOBCAT!!! The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, also known as CITES, is an international treaty designed to control and regulate international trade in certain animal and plant species that are now or potentially may be threatened with extinction. Currently, 175 countries, including the United States, are parties to CITES. The Convention calls for biennial meetings in which one of the functions is to consider amendments to t...
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|Sustainability is a Choice: Continuous Technology Innovation|
Sustainability is a Choice I want my son to grow up in a world that has everything I had and more. Gabriel is three years old right now, so he cannot choose what world he grows up to. You and I make that choice for him. That is why I try to promote actions to help the environment both at work, at home and in the community. At work, I print only when I have no other choice and advocate printer conservation whenever possible...
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|Big Cat Rescue - Making a Difference!|
Thanks to your compassion for the cats and generous support of our sanctuary, 2012 marks the 20th anniversary of Big Cat Rescue! Because of you, we have been able to rescue cats and provide them with a permanent home at the sanctuary, fight for stricter laws regarding the ownership of these animals and help with international conservation programs! In the last 20 years we have educated more than 250,000 visitors through guided tours of our sanctuary...
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|Earning by Conserving - Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Pt6|
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. sat down with Video4Good at the 2012 COMMIT!Forum in New York. In an extended interview, Kennedy discusses his career in the environmental movement and the impacts of business on the planet. He explores the roots of environmental problems, analyzes the current situation and offers solutions for creating a healthy, prosperous future for society and the natural world. In this video, Part Six of the interview, he explains how amending energy regulations to include conservation...
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|New England Aquarium's Heather Tausig|
Heather Tausig, Associate Vice President of Conservation for the New England Aquarium, describes the partnership between Darden and the New England Aquarium, and the long-term impact of the relationship. About Darden Restaurants, Inc. Darden Restaurants, Inc., (NYSE: DRI), the world's largest full-service restaurant company, owns and operates more than 2,000 restaurants that generate over .0 billion in annual sales...
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|Chevrolet Helps To Fund First All Access Sports Field in Los Angeles|
In September of 2012, Chevrolet, through the EcoMedia EcoAd program and the Los Angeles Parks Foundation, provided funding to support the completion of the Barry Sanders All-Access Ballfield at Bielenson Park. For the first time ever, the Los Angeles area has an all-access baseball facility. The field is named in honor of the current President of the Board of Commissioners for Recreation and Parks, Barry A...
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|Save the Snow Leopard!|
Founded in 1981, the Snow Leopard Trust is the world's leading authority on the study and protection of the endangered snow leopard. Experts estimate that there are only between 3500-7000 snow leopards left in the wild... Mongolia's Snow Leopard Enterprises is an income-generation project that helps people living in poverty increase their standard of living, and at the same time protect their local ecosystems...
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|Julie Mehretu: Painting Conservator Luca Bonetti|
Episode #101: Luca Bonetti leads the installation of artist Julie Mehretu’s massive painting Mural (2009) at Goldman Sachs, coordinating a team of installers and studio assistants.Julie Mehretu's paintings and drawings refer to elements of mapping and architecture, achieving a calligraphic complexity that resembles turbulent atmospheres and dense social networks. Architectural renderings and aerial views of urban grids enter the work as fragments, losing their real-world specificity and challe...
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